Abilene High School

Abilene High School serves 1,874 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Abilene High School operates within the Abilene Independent School District.
Abilene Independent School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 1874 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 130 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,874 students
Abilene High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Abilene High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 130 teachers
Abilene High School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Abilene High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Abilene High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
4%
Abilene High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
44%
52%
Abilene High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
13%
13%
Abilene High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
39%
29%
Abilene High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Abilene High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.64 0.63
Abilene High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
45%
53%
Abilene High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Abilene High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Abilene Independent School District's student population of 17,329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has increased from 68% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,342 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Abilene Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed 17,329 744
Abilene Independent   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 83%
Abilene Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $159 MM n/a
Abilene Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $156 MM n/a
Abilene Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,342 n/a
Abilene Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,184 n/a
Abilene Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Jefferson Opportunity Center (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jefferson Opportunity Center (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sp Ed O J T Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AbileneSp Ed O J T Elementary SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: PK | 2 students
    0.8 miles
    2970 South 6th St
    AbileneTX 79605
    (325)677-8623
    0.8PK2
  • AbileneAdult Learning CenterAlternative School

    1.4 miles
    1929 South 11th
    AbileneTX 79602
    (325)671-4419
    1.4n/an/a
  • AbileneMartinez Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 752 students
    1.4 miles
    1250 Merchant St
    AbileneTX 79603
    (325)794-4160
    1.4KG-5752
  • AbileneCrockett Early Headstart Elementary SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: PK | 80 students
    1.5 miles
    3282 South 13th
    AbileneTX 79605
    (325)690-3770
    1.5PK80
  • AbileneLee Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 414 students
    1.5 miles
    1026 North Pioneer Dr
    AbileneTX 79603
    (325)671-4895
    1.5KG-5414

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